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The Resource Rhetoric and resistance in Black women's autobiography, Johnnie M. Stover, (electronic resource)

Rhetoric and resistance in Black women's autobiography, Johnnie M. Stover, (electronic resource)

Label
Rhetoric and resistance in Black women's autobiography
Title
Rhetoric and resistance in Black women's autobiography
Statement of responsibility
Johnnie M. Stover
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
''[A] crucial, pioneering book ... deeply engaging because of the intrinsic interest of the texts Stover brings to light.''--Jerrilyn McGregory, Florida State UniversityJohnnie M. Stover explores the origin and power of black women writers' voices using the personal narratives of 19th-century Americans who were slaves or indentured servants
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stover, Johnnie M
Dewey number
810.9/9287/08996073
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American prose literature
  • American prose literature
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • Autobiography
  • Women and literature
  • African American women in literature
  • Autobiography
Label
Rhetoric and resistance in Black women's autobiography, Johnnie M. Stover, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-237) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : Life-writing and subversion -- Autobiography, authorship, and authority -- Black women autobiographers' encounter with gender, race, and class -- A patchwork of cultures : journeys of African American women autobiographers -- The emergence of an African American mother tongue -- Subtle resistance in Our Nig, Incidents, Behind the scenes, and Reminiscences -- Allusion as hidden discourse in Black women's autobiography -- Flagrant resistance, and punishment be damned -- Linkages : continuation of a tradition -- Afterword : Piecing it all together
Control code
ocm78102804
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (244 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813031194
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)78102804
Label
Rhetoric and resistance in Black women's autobiography, Johnnie M. Stover, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-237) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : Life-writing and subversion -- Autobiography, authorship, and authority -- Black women autobiographers' encounter with gender, race, and class -- A patchwork of cultures : journeys of African American women autobiographers -- The emergence of an African American mother tongue -- Subtle resistance in Our Nig, Incidents, Behind the scenes, and Reminiscences -- Allusion as hidden discourse in Black women's autobiography -- Flagrant resistance, and punishment be damned -- Linkages : continuation of a tradition -- Afterword : Piecing it all together
Control code
ocm78102804
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (244 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813031194
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)78102804

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